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Singing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. singing, vocalizingnoun

    the act of singing vocal music

  2. tattle, singing, tellingadjective

    disclosing information or giving evidence about another

  3. cantabile, singingadjective

    smooth and flowing

Wiktionary

  1. singingnoun

    The act of using the voice to produce musical sounds; vocalizing.

  2. singingnoun

    Disclosing information, or giving evidence about another.

  3. singingnoun

    A gathering for the purpose of singing shape note songs.

  4. singingadjective

    Smooth and flowing.

  5. singingadjective

    Producing a whistling sound due to the escape of steam.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Singing

    of Sing

  2. Singing

    a. & n. from Sing, v

Freebase

  1. Singing

    Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, and augments regular speech by the use of both tonality and rhythm. One who sings is called a singer or vocalist. Singers perform music that can be sung either with or without accompaniment by musical instruments. Singing is often done in a group of other musicians, such as in a choir of singers with different voice ranges, or in an ensemble with instrumentalists, such as a rock group or baroque ensemble. In many respects human song is a form of sustained speech, nearly anyone able to speak can also sing. Singing can be formal or informal, arranged or improvised. It may be done for pleasure, comfort, ritual, education, or profit. Excellence in singing may require time, dedication, instruction, and regular practice. If practice is done on a regular basis then the sounds are said to be more clear and strong. Professional singers usually build their careers around one specific musical genre, such as classical or rock. They typically take voice training provided by voice teachers or vocal coaches throughout their careers.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. singing

    The chaunt by which the leadsman in the chains proclaims his soundings at each cast:-- "To heave the lead the seaman sprung, And to the pilot cheerly sung, By the deep--nine."

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Singing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4633

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Singing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2202

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Singing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Singing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Singing in a Sentence

  1. D. H. Lawrence:

    Brute force crushes many plants. Yet the plants rise again. The Pyramids will not last a moment compared with the daisy. And before Buddha or Jesus spoke the nightingale sang, and long after the words of Jesus and Buddha are gone into oblivion the nightingale still will sing. Because it is neither preaching nor commanding nor urging. It is just singing. And in the beginning was not a Word, but a chirrup.

  2. Danny Bennett:

    This was a hard decision for us to make, as he is a capable performer. This is, however, doctors' orders, it's not the singing aspect but, rather, the traveling. Look, he gets tired. The decision is being made that doing concerts now is just too much for him.

  3. Judy Garland:

    Ever since The Wizard of Oz I’ve been accused of being twelve years old. You should see some of the disappointed looks I get, when people lay eyes on me in person. They expect someone in gingham, with braids, to come out singing ‘Over the Rainbow.’ And out I come, instead.

  4. Rita Hernández:

    This man came out of nowhere, promising an incredible singing career. He does have a beautiful voice. He [ Miranda ] started involving him in his own productions.

  5. Blake Sheltonsurprised:

    I’m doing my normal, you know, what I think is rockin’. Standing up there with my acoustic guitar in front of my stand and singing my songs, i had my band work up one of her songs, ‘Hella Good.’ And I thought ‘Man, that’d be so cool to have her come out and surprise.’ It’s the worst thing I could have done because all it did was make me look terrible.

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